Dear VBC Family –

This week Pastor Robin will continue our sermon series in chapter 5 of Paul’s letter to the Church at Ephesus. She will challenge us to let the Holy Spirit “lead us with all wisdom !” We will also Celebrate the Lord’s Supper together.

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS !!!

Take a HIKE with us – All are invited to join us at the Walkway Across the Hudson this Sunday. We will leave VBC right after the Worship Service and travel about 1 hr. 20 minutes to the parking area at 87 Haviland Rd, Highland, NY 12528. This is a paved walking/bicycle trail that leads to the Walkway across the Hudson River which has beautiful views of the Hudson River and surrounding areas. (more info. at https://walkway.org/) Pack a lunch to eat on the way – or bring a picnic basket. There are tables, etc. there.

***** We will be hosting a RETIREMENT PARTY for long-time Pastor of LFMC Dave McCarthy and his wife Sherry on SATURDAY, AUGUST 11th.
It will be held at Hanofee Park beginning at 1pm. We need LOTS of delicious salads and EVEN MORE desserts !!! Rita DeMayo is organizing the event – please contact her at 845-796-6078 or ritademayo@gmail.com to help. ALL are welcome to attend !! (Please pass the word to LFMC-ers from long ago who know and love the McCarthy’s and would like to join in on this very special occasion 🙂

Love you ALL –
YOU are such a BLESSING !!
Ed and Robin